HR6757 is a bright giant star in the constellation of Serpens.
HR6757 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6757 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR6757:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6757
HR6757 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6757 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6757 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6757 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6757
The image below is a photograph of HR6757 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR6757 is -0.02 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.029 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6757 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6757 is distant 507.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6757
HR6757 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6757 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.